Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine

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The Committee for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine was founded in 2002 as a diverse, community-based group dedicated to organizing local activities and educational events that advance the cause of peace and justice for both Palestinians and Israelis.[1]

Mission

The Committee states that they stand for the following:[1]

  • Support for equal rights and access to resources for all inhabitants of the region, based on principles of social, economic, environmental, and political justice
  • Support for peace and justice activities in Israel, Palestine, and the U.S
  • An end to the Israeli occupation of the West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem, in accordance with international law and U.N. resolutions
  • An end to U.S. policies that sustain the occupation
  • International support for an equitable and just negotiation process
  • A resolution to the Palestinian refugee issue in accordance with international law and human rights principles
  • An end to all forms of terror: state, organizational, and individual

Affiliated People

Affiliated Organizations

The following were listed for those applying for a scholarship for a visit to Israel/Palestine as "qualifying organizations":[1]

References